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PRIDE Public Meeting Monday 5th December 2022

PRIDE Public Meeting Monday 5th December 2022

PRIDE working group are meeting at Hazel Leys Neighborhood Centre, Gainsborough Road, Corby, on Monday 5th December 2022 6 - 7pm to discuss and firm up plans for Corby's first Pride Event to be held in the summer 2023.

All welcome to attend or if you are unable to make it but would like to share any ideas or thoughts, please email Corby Town Councils Community Engagement and Events Officers on events@corbytowncouncil.gov.uk... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 29 Nov 2022 13:31 by Clerk

Tags: Corby, Events, PRIDE2023, community

Green Jumper Day - Friday 14th October 2022

Green Jumper Day - Friday 14th October 2022

Corby Town Councillors and officers have signed up to this year's Green Jumper Day and will be wearing a green jumper to work on Friday 14th October.

Green Jumper Day promotes awareness of climate change and was launched in 2021 by the Green Jumper charity. Businesses across the globe and schools across the UK took part in the event and this year plans to be even bigger.

Corby Town Council's Environment... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 12 Oct 2022 15:50 by Clerk

Tags: Corby, Environment, Events, Greenjumperday

Technical glitch - Community Spirit Award - Voting re-opens

Technical glitch - Community Spirit Award - Voting re-opens

After verifying the votes, we discovered a technical glitch that has affected the votes for the Community Spirit Award category.

Obviously, it's very unfortunate and we are all disappointed but after careful consideration, we feel the fairest way to rectify this is to run the vote again in this one category only. Please note that no other categories were affected.

Please be advised that voting will re-open... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 10 Oct 2022 10:04 by Clerk

Tags: Events, Spirit of Corby

PRIDE Public Consultation Meeting

PRIDE Public Consultation Meeting

The PRIDE public consultation meeting is being held on Monday 17th October 2022 and all are welcome.

We would love you to share your thoughts and ideas with us on Corby's first ever PRIDE event, so if you can please pop by between 5:30pm - 6:30pm at Stephenson Way Community Centre where you can meet the committee members or if you cannot make that date, please fill in our online questionnaire. https://forms.office.com/r/SYFQ7mhvFD... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 07 Oct 2022 14:03 by Clerk

Tags: Events, PRIDE2023

Foodbank Collection

Foodbank Collection

Corby Town Council in partnership with Corby Foodbank and Willow Place Shopping Centre will be collecting food donations this Friday, 30th September 2022 between 10am - 4pm.

Items especially needed are:

• Tinned soups
• Tinned spaghetti in sauce
• Tinned fish
• Tinned Fruit
• Long life Juice/Milk
• Feminine Products
• Shampoo
• Shower Gel

We will be located in the Town... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 27 Sep 2022 10:59 by Clerk

Tags: Events

Proclamation and wreath laying

Proclamation and wreath laying

Corby Town Council today held an event to read the Proclamation of King Charles III and a ceremony to mark the passing of Queen Elizabeth II. The event was well attended with around 150 people who gathered at the Cube in George Street to mark this historic event. Town Crier Anthony Dady read the Proclamation to the crowds that had gathered. The proclamation of the new Sovereign is a very old tradition... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 11 Sep 2022 17:35 by Clerk

Tags: Corby, Events

English lessons for Ukrainian refugees to be continued

Cllrs Reuby, Rielly, Armour & Dalziel

Corby Town Councillor's were delighted to join local Ukrainian families at an event on Saturday 3rd September at the Clansman pub, which was supported by Corby Town Council.

The event celebrated the end of the provision of English lessons for Ukrainian refugees who had fled the war in Ukraine and chose Corby as their temporary home. The English lessons will continue with the custodian for the lessons... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 06 Sep 2022 12:38 by Clerk

Tags: Corby, Events, Ukraine

Spirit of Corby nominations open now

Spirit of Corby nominations open now

The Spirit of Corby nominations are now open and we are urging everyone to get involved by nominating a person/team/organisation who have gone the extra mile and made a difference in our town.

Corby Town Councils Events Committee quoted "We are delighted to be able to bring back the Spirit of Corby awards for 2022. The last one was held virtually in 2020/21 by Corby Borough Council and as a newly formed... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 19 Aug 2022 15:26 by Clerk

Tags: Events, Spirit of Corby, nominations

Spirit of Corby are seeking sponsorship

Spirit of Corby are seeking sponsorship

The Spirit of Corby awards are a celebration of the people of Corby who go above and beyond to inspire and help their community and town.

Corby Town Council are delighted to be able to bring back these awards previously hosted by Corby Borough Council. To qualify, nominees must live or work in Corby.

The Spirit of Corby Awards ceremony will take place on Friday 18th November at the Holiday Inn, Corby.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 17 Aug 2022 14:17 by Clerk

Tags: Events, Spirit of Corby, Sponsorship

Corby Town Council celebrates the Lionesses!

We are delighted to offer our huge congratulations to the Lionesses after their historic win against Germany last night.Deputy Mayor, Leanne Buckingham said 'As a sports player myself it was so uplifting to watch the Lionesses achieve the nations dreams in bringing back such a prestigious trophy. This is a perfect launchpad for us all to re-evaluate how we promote and encourage grassroots football... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 01 Aug 2022 17:52 by Clerk

Tags: Events